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Free Covid-19 Test Kits and Helpful Tax Season Information

The federal government recently announced the launch of a website allowing households across Connecticut and the country to order free COVID-19 rapid tests for delivery.

Stop & Shop Reveals Newly Remodeled North Haven Store

The store features a fresh new look, enhanced departments, and more freshly prepared foods for easy meals on-the-go.

Sen. Cicarella, Rep. Yaccarino Announce Approval of $2.5 Million State Investment to Support Senior Housing at Temple Pines

The grant will support renovations including upgrades for code compliance, paving, exterior improvements, and interior improvements to the kitchens and bathrooms.

(l to r): State Senator Paul Cicarella, North Haven resident Ted Tomaszek, and State Representative Dave Yaccarino outside of Stop & Shop in North Haven on Tuesday, December 14th during The Salvation Army’s annual “Red Kettle Campaign."

North Haven Legislators Ring the Bell for The Salvation Army

Over the course of an hour, the North Haven legislators joined Corey Smith, a representative from The Salvation Army in the time-honored tradition of ‘Ringing the Bell’, greeting holiday shoppers with Christmas cheer, and handing out candy canes.

The team of George Hart, Omari Battle and Quinn Dallai recently won the $3,000 top prize at Quinnipiac University’s Launchpad Competition, a business pitch contest similar to the hit television show, “Shark Tank.”

Student teams earn $8,500 in prize money at Quinnipiac University’s Launchpad Competition

The team of Omari Battle of Boston, Massachusetts, Quinn Dallai of North Haven and George Hart of Brielle, New Jersey, won the $3,000 top prize for “Hylite NFT.”

Yaccarino Hosts Successful Winter Clothing Drive

Donations to Benefit Veterans and Individuals in Need

Monica Cavender, center, an associate professor in the School of Education at Quinnipiac University, speaks to teacher candidates on Quinnipiac’s North Haven Campus. Photo by Quinnipiac University.

Quinnipiac University’s School of Education recognized for national excellence

The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) announced today that the School of Education at Quinnipiac University is one of 39 providers from 16 states and Puerto Rico to receive accreditation for its educator preparation programs.

Quinnipiac University’s School of Medicine to host Dermatology in Education, Research and Medicine (D.E.R.M) conference, ‘Dermatology in Historically Marginalized Populations,’ on Nov. 12

The conference, which is funded by Netter’s Inclusion and Diversity Council, will focus primarily on healthcare disparities in dermatology. The panelists are Dr. Alaina James, Dr. Brett Sloan, and Dr. Roxana Daneshjou.

North Haven’s Rep. Yaccarino, House Republican Leader Rep. Candelora and Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Rep. Fishbein to Host Juvenile Justice Forum

Representatives Yaccarino, Candelora, and Fishbein will discuss changes to Connecticut laws over the last ten years, the most recent data, details of the House Republican’s plan to address the problem through legislation, and answer residents’ questions about this issue.

Winter Clothing Drive to Benefit Veterans in Need

With colder temperatures on the way, Rep. Yaccarino is collecting donations of NEW thermal underwear, sweatshirts, sweatpants, warm hats, gloves, and heavy winter socks.

Fall 2021 Curbside Leaf Pickup

Curbside leaf pickup begins Nov. 1st and runs through Nov. 26th. Click here for complete schedule.

North Haven to Receive Grant Fund for Local Improvements

The funds granted to North Haven will be used for improvements at Temple Pines, a Senior Living Complex.